Medical Retention Related Literature.docx - Medical Retention Related Literature(Summarized

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Medical Retention Related Literature (Summarized) According to Kristina Ericksen of Rasmussen College on the question “how long are medical record kept?” isn’t simple as black and white but said that the law vary by state. It also differ on whether the records are held privately practiced medical doctor or by the hospital. The length of time records are kept also depends on whether the patient is an adult or a minor. Generally, medical records are kept anywhere from five to ten years after a patient’s latest treatment, discharge or death. As stated by the Department of health (DOH) in the HEALTH PRIVACY CODE IMPLEMENTING THE JOINT ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. 2016-0002 “PRIVACY GUIDELINES FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PHILIPPINE HEALTH INFORMATION EXCHANGE” in collecting and processing of health data the consent
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